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Body of child found during search for missing 3-year-old

(Source: National Center for Missing & Exploited Children) (Source: National Center for Missing & Exploited Children)
RICHARDSON, TX (KAUZ) -

The Richardson Police Department said they found a body of a small child on Sunday morning during the search for missing 3-year-old Sherin Mathews. 

The body was discovered in the area of E. Spring Valley Rd.  and S. Bowser Rd. in Richardson, Texas. 

Police have not confirmed the identity of the child, however, they believe it most likely belongs to missing three-year-old Sherin Mathews.

They are waiting for the FBI Evidence Recovery Team to respond. 

It is unclear if the body is of the missing 3-year-old. 

Mathews went missing after her adoptive father Wesley Mathews put her outside their home for not drinking her milk.

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